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Words are history : soprano with ensemble

by Dennis Vaughan (2004)

Audio Sample

Performance by Stephen Robinson, Merlyn Quaife, Marshall McGuire from the CD Bright vessel

Work Overview

A setting of the poem Words are History by Boori Monty Pryor. This  poem reflects the anger and cynicism surrounding the issues of the Stolen Generation. This is one of two poems set as Two Songs from Black Australia. The other poem is Mary's Plea by Daisy Utemorrah.

Work Details

Year: 2004

Instrumentation: Soprano, oboe, harp.

Duration: 5 min.

Performances of this work

Unknown date: Iwaki Auditorium, Southbank, Melbourne in November 2004, April 2005. Featuring Stephen Robinson, Merlyn Quaife, Marshall McGuire.

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